Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
POP Brunch @ POP American Brasserie
Go over to POP this weekend for a delightful brunch. You’ll get two courses for 208 RMB, and three courses for 258 RMB. Two hours free flow of Budweiser beer is available at 118 RMB, and the same for bellini at 248 RMB. Expect DJs and live performance from 2 – 5 PM. Plus 10 percent service charge. Every weekend between July 18 and September 27.
No cover // 11:00 – 16:00
7/F, 17 Guangdong Road near East Zhongshan First Road // 东路17号,外滩三号7楼, 近中山东一路
Pig Out Sunday @ Sweet & Sour
Sweet & Sour has an all-you-can-eat Sunday lunch from 11am-4pm. They’ve got spring rolls, sweet and sour pork, General Tso’s chicken, beef & broccoli, kung pao chicken, fried rice, chow mein, and more. To RSVP call (21) 62888930.
128 RMB for adults / 64 RMB for kids 6-12 // 11:00 – 16:00
7/F, 698 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Qinghai Lu // 南京西路698号7楼, 近青海路
Heartbeat of Home @ Shanghai Culture Square
Heartbeat of Home is a brand new tantalizing, high octane, sexy, music and dance extravaganza. This heart -stopping tour de force features the dynamic, vibrant components of traditional Irish, Latin and Afro-Cuban music and dance.
Created by the Producers and Director of Riverdance, Heartbeat of Home is a music and dance spectacular featuring the vibrant, dynamic components of traditional Irish, Latin and Afro-Cuban music and dance. The world-class cast of thirty-seven includes a ten-piece band creating a new and electrifying sound written by award-winning, Golden Globe nominated composer Brian Byrne.
80 – 800 RMB // 19:30 (Sunday – Monday) & 14:00 (Sunday)
No. 597 Fuxing zhong Lu // 复兴中路597号
Cavalia @ The White Big Top
Cavalia, the first production of the Canadian company, began its world tour in the summer of 2003. Conceived by Normand Latourelle, one of the co-founders of famed Cirque du Soleil, Cavalia is a fresh mix of equestrian and performing arts, multimedia and special effects, innovatively integrating acrobatics, dance, aerial stunts and live music.
280 – 980 RMB // 19:30 – 22:00 & 14:30 – 17:00
Shanghai Expo, South of China Pavilion. XueYe Rd., Shangnan Rd. // 世博板块中国馆旁，中华艺术宫南面
Sensual Sundays @ Tiki China
Zouk’s new free pop-up class now has a permanent Sunday installment. They teach Brazilian Zouk — a more sensual version of salsa. If enough people show up before 8pm, they’ll give free lessons until 8.30pm, then open up the dance floor to bachata and salsa til 11pm. That’s after Tiki’s drink specials from 7-8pm.
No cover // 20:00 – 23:00
Hengshan Fang, Bld 22, 320 Tianping Lu, near Hengshan Lu // 天平路320号22号楼， 近衡山路
And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
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